Christopher Chen Board Co-Vice Chair | Senior Vice President, Endgame Entertainment
Christopher C. Chen has been with Endgame Entertainment since its inception in 2002, producing documentary films such as "The Year of the Yao," "...So Goes the Nation,” and "Every Little Step," which was shortlisted for the 2010 Oscar-award for Best Documentary Feature, and the upcoming "Linsanity" which premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival about the remarkable journey of Jeremy Lin, due out in theaters in September 2013.
Additionally, Mr. Chen is responsible for generating business in film, television, theater, new media and various entertainment properties, including Endgame Entertainment titles, "Hotel Rwanda", "Harold and Kumar Goes to White Castle", Steven Soderbergh's "Side Effects" and the upcoming “JOBS” starring Ashton Kutcher, and "Selfless" starring Ryan Reynolds.
With a forward eye toward China and the burgeoning film market, Mr. Chen successfully negotiated a China co-production deal for “Looper” starring Bruce Willis and Joseph Gordon Levitt, which opened the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival. Additionally, Mr. Chen is producing with Sports Illustrated a multi-part series, broadcast on HBO, called "Sport in America" which will air in the fall of 2013.
Mr. Chen attended both University of California, Berkeley, and University of California, Davis and holds a B.S. in Management Economics, and B.A. in Political Science, also spending a significant time studying Chinese at National Taiwan University.